Celebrating good over evil: After three years, Navratri returns to Burnaby

People will gather in Burnaby this Friday to celebrate Navratri, with a night of garba and dandiya—traditional Gujarati folk dances.

September 27, 2022

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September 15, 2021

Know your candidate: Martin Kendell, Burnaby South

Martin Kendell responded to Burnaby Beacon’s questions about why he is running in Burnaby-South as an independent candidate and his priorities if elected.

September 15, 2021

9 Vietnamese restaurants in Burnaby you need to try

Here are some “pho-ntastic” Vietnamese restaurants 🍜

September 15, 2021

Know your candidate: Peter Dolling, Burnaby North-Seymour

Peter Dolling, Green Party candidate for Burnaby North-Seymour, spoke with the Beacon recently on a variety of issues, from nuclear energy to the housing crisis to the toxic drug crisis

September 15, 2021

Know your candidate: Peter Julian, New Westminster- Burnaby

Burnaby Beacon sat down with New Westminster-Burnaby NDP incumbent Peter Julian to speak about housing, the TMX pipeline, and Indigenous rights.

September 15, 2021

Burnaby South candidates face off in federal election town hall

The candidates took questions on housing, mental health, diversity and more.

September 14, 2021

Know your candidate: Terry Beech, Burnaby North-Seymour

Terry Beech, Liberal candidate for Burnaby North-Seymour, spoke with the Beacon recently about the various crises—housing, toxic drugs, and climate—facing Canada in this election.

September 13, 2021

Know Your Candidate: David Macdonald, Green Party of Canada

Green party candidate David Macdonald sat down with Burnaby Beacon to discuss Indigenous rights, climate change and more.

September 13, 2021

Metrotown resident wants rental project moved to protect Kathleen Forest

Metrotown resident Jordan Malcolm wants a rental development at Kathleen Ave and Kemp St moved to protect a patch of urban forest known as Kathleen Forest.

September 13, 2021

Confrontation looms large at TMX tree sit protest

After a stop-work order was lifted on Trans Mountain expansion work in Burnaby's Brunette River area, authorities will now need to remove tree sitters for the work to continue.

September 10, 2021

Know Your Candidate: Maureen Curran, Burnaby South

Burnaby South candidate Maureen Curran says TMX is far from inevitable; its cancellation just needs cooperation from Canadian politicians.

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